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The meeting report of the recent COP-14 is now accessible (Advance English version).

Meeting report from the recent Basel Convention COP now available

Meeting report from the recent Basel Convention COP now available
 

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Pacific countries welcome the Basel Convention’s Plastic Waste Amendment

At the recent regional High-Level Minister’s Talanoa in Apia, Samoa, Pacific countries welcomed the recent amendments to the Convention and urged action on implementing the new controls.

Basel Convention’s Ban Amendment to enter-into-force

With Croatia’s recent ratification of the @UN Basel Convention’s Ban Amendment, the threshold has now been reached, strengthening the prohibition of unwanted shipments of hazardous waste from developed to developing countries. Entry-into-force is 5 December 2019. Official Press Release to follow.

St Kitts and Nevis ratifies the Basel Convention Ban Amendment

Ratification by Caribbean island state brings the entry into force of the Amendment another step closer.

Household waste challenge takes centre stage as Basel Convention stakeholders meet in Trinidad

The second meeting of the Household Waste Partnership takes place in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, 4 to 6 September.

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